film synopsis

Toussaint Louverture

Director: Philippe Niang
Country: France / Haiti
Year: 2012
Running Time: 180 min.
Language: French

At the age of eight, Toussaint Louverture is marked forever when he sees his father, an old slave, judged unproductive and thrown into the harbor. As an adult and a free man, Louverture leads the slave revolt that results in the independence of Haiti.

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